Fralin Family History

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Fralin Name Meaning

French: nickname for a frail timorous person, from a derivative of Old French fraile ‘frail’, from Latin fragilis ‘frail’, ‘brittle’. Altered spelling of German Freiling, a status name from Middle High German vrilinc ‘freed man’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Frain, Fain, Falin, Rain, Rapin, Raglin, Fallin, Palin, Train, Valin

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Fralin Family Origin

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Fralin Family Occupations

What did your Fralin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Cigar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fralin. A less common occupation for the Fralin family was Laborer. The most common Fralin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Fralin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Laborer


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Fralin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Fralin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fralin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 110 immigration records available for the last name Fralin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 406 military records available for the last name Fralin. For the veterans among your Fralin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fralin Life Expectancy

What is the average Fralin lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Fralin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fralin in 1955 was 23, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fralin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fralin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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